The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 55 54 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 14 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.79% 1.56% 4.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 14.08% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 20
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £40,000 £42,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
DNS
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 71 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.38% 11.04% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32 53 83
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -25.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

DNS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Tyne and Wear region.

DNS Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

DNS
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

DNS
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 12 £35,000 +14.75% 2
Sunderland - 2 £27,000 -
DNS
North East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) DHCP
3 14 (58.33%) Windows
4 11 (45.83%) Linux
4 11 (45.83%) Firewall
4 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) SAN
6 8 (33.33%) UNIX
6 8 (33.33%) VoIP
6 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (25.00%) SLA
8 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (25.00%) NAS
9 5 (20.83%) F5
9 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
9 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (20.83%) iSCSI
9 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (20.83%) IPsec

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (20.83%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (12.50%) nginx
3 3 (12.50%) CMS
3 3 (12.50%) Zope
3 3 (12.50%) Plone
3 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) DHCP
2 11 (45.83%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 8 (33.33%) VoIP
4 8 (33.33%) SAN
5 6 (25.00%) NAS
6 5 (20.83%) IPsec
6 5 (20.83%) iSCSI
7 4 (16.67%) VLAN
7 4 (16.67%) Network Security
7 4 (16.67%) MPLS
7 4 (16.67%) OSPF
7 4 (16.67%) BGP
8 3 (12.50%) DSL
8 3 (12.50%) EIGRP
8 3 (12.50%) L2TP
8 3 (12.50%) X.21
8 3 (12.50%) ATM
8 3 (12.50%) Broadband
8 3 (12.50%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.67%) French Language
1 4 (16.67%) German Language
2 3 (12.50%) Hebrew Language
2 3 (12.50%) Italian Language
2 3 (12.50%) Spanish Language
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Network Support
4 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) UNIX
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (16.67%) CentOS
5 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (4.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
1 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Network Design
3 3 (12.50%) Test Management
4 2 (8.33%) Kanban
4 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Perl
2 3 (12.50%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Python
2 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) CCNP
4 4 (16.67%) CCNA
5 3 (12.50%) CCDP
5 3 (12.50%) JNCIS
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (12.50%) CCSP
6 2 (8.33%) MCSA
6 2 (8.33%) MCP
6 2 (8.33%) CITP
7 1 (4.17%) MCSE
7 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.83%) NFS
4 3 (12.50%) Varnish
4 3 (12.50%) qmail
4 3 (12.50%) Postfix
4 3 (12.50%) XenApp
4 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.17%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) HAProxy
2 3 (12.50%) Ansible
2 3 (12.50%) systemd
3 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (20.83%) F5
6 4 (16.67%) Citrix
6 4 (16.67%) NetApp
7 3 (12.50%) HP
7 3 (12.50%) Convergys
7 3 (12.50%) Fortinet
8 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
8 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
8 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.17%) Symantec
9 1 (4.17%) BT
9 1 (4.17%) Dell
9 1 (4.17%) Lotus
9 1 (4.17%) Juniper
9 1 (4.17%) Meraki
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